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Breaking point in Catalonia as Spanish state begins push for direct rule

Thu, 2017-10-19 22:15
The political crisis between the government of the Spanish state and Catalonia has deepened again.

Breaking point in Catalonia as Spanish state declares direct rule by Saturday

Thu, 2017-10-19 22:15
The political crisis between the government of the Spanish state and Catalonia has deepened again.

Postal workers show Royal Mail they won't back down

Thu, 2017-10-19 21:25
 Postal workers marched in central London on Thursday, a week after their bosses in Royal Mail went to the courts to stop them from striking

Defeat on Universal Credit vote exposes Tory weakness

Wed, 2017-10-18 22:49
The government knew it would lose, so it ordered Tory MPs not to take part in a parliamentary vote on the introduction of the harsh new Universal Credit benefit regime.

Hundreds demonstrate against the pay cap

Wed, 2017-10-18 00:00
Anger against the Tories' 1 percent public sector pay cap was on the streets of central London on Tuesday night.

Justice for contaminated blood survivors now

Tue, 2017-10-17 15:24
The government’s consultation regarding a public inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal ended on Tuesday.

There’s no capitalism without racism

Tue, 2017-10-17 15:20
We have to fight together against Islamophobia, antisemitism and racism. But we also need to confront the capitalist system that produces racism.

Officers in Edson Da Costa case face misconduct probe

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:56
Five cops are to be investigated for potential misconduct over the death of Edson Da Costa

Suspects of assault on Croydon refugee in dock

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:49
The trial of the people who allegedly attacked Reker Ahmed has begun

Bus drivers’ walkouts can beat pay disparity

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:46
Some 2,000 bus workers at Arriva North West were set to walk out over pay on Thursday.

Unison union leaders let down the lions of Durham in TA dispute

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:46
Durham teaching assistants (TAs) in the Unison union have voted to accept a pay offer from the Labour-run council.

Fight for strikes as union bashing Royal Mail fat cats cream £500,000 a day

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:42
Royal Mail fat cats have been paid more than £500,000 a day since privatisation, new figures revealed on Tuesday of this week.

Activists organise solidarity after Muslims and Jews suffer attacks

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:39
Stand Up To Racism activists responded to attacks in Wigan and Leeds last week.

Anger against bosses’ ‘sacking clause’ sees large picket lines at Leeds University

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:39
Workers at Leeds University are buoyant after holding their first ever three-day strike last week.

Haringey council sells off Love Lane estate

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:33
The Love Lane estate in Haringey, north London, is set to be sold off to property developers Lendlease.

The Troublemaker: Volkswagen fails to buy all the cobalt that children dig

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:30
Volkswagen came up with a new wheeze to make up for its last scam. It’s trying to buy the world’s cobalt production

Mogadishu bomb exposes the brutal legacy of US imperialism in Somalia

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:29
A truck bomb in Mogadishu in Somalia last Saturday killed at least 320 people and injured hundreds more.

Claimants speak out - ‘Tory Universal Credit means I have no money to buy food’

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:14
The Tories’ new Universal Credit benefit scheme is plunging people into debt, homelessness and food poverty.

Right gains in Austrian election are a warning to anti-racists

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:12
The Austrian general election was a further warning of the danger of the far right.

Spread the fight, say Picturehouse strikers

Tue, 2017-10-17 14:08
Striking workers from five Picturehouse cinemas protested in London’s Leicester Square on Sunday.

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